From a New York Jewish liberal to everyone on the other side: Our differences are real, but so are our similarities.
And that was fine with me: He was a 20th-century Jew
Donald Trump’s ability to dominate his supporters into a frenzy is reminiscent of a magician from a Thomas Mann story who reduces his audiences into a mindless mob
Puritan restraint is fine, if you haven’t been unaccommodated and unwelcome elsewhere for centuries
The yes or the no of it: What does it matter?
A part of me hopes the convicted killers find peace on the run
Israel is not a normal state. Here’s why.
And why Obama was only partly right in comparing Christians to ISIS
‘This is a report on a library trip to Israel from a bookish girl who is now a bookish old lady’
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes